Galen E. Tacha

8/11/2014

Galen E. Tacha, 83, Jennings, died Friday, Aug. 8, 2014.

Galen E. Tacha, 83, Jennings, died Friday, Aug. 8, 2014.

He was born March 15, 1931, in Jennings to Earl and Jessie (Stramp) Tacha.

He was a farmer and barber in Jennings and Rexford.

Survivors include his wife, Nadine Tacha, Jennings; a stepson, Bill Heilman and wife, Lois, Jennings; a stepdaughter, Starla Swager and husband, Larry, Guymon, Okla.; two brothers, Harold "Bob" Tacha and wife, Neoma, Jennings, and Allen Tacha, Norton; three step-grandchildren; and a step-great-grandson.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a step-great-grandson, Teryn Haremza; and two brothers, Jack and Gerald Tacha.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Pauls Funeral Home, Oberlin; burial in Jennings Cemetery.

Visitation will be until 8 p.m. Monday and after 8 a.m. Tuesday until time of service, both at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to Jennings American Legion No. 351 in care of the funeral home.

Condolences can be sent to the family at www.paulsfh.com.